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Rosie Romero

'Dead’ outlet? It's time to call a pro

'Dead’ outlet? It's time to call a pro

How to keep bedbugs out of your home 

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Rosie answers Tucsonan's construction questions

Rosie answers Tucsonan's construction questions

Every year, thousands of Arizona residents email Rosie Romero’s website or call his radio show with questions about everything from how to prevent fires in their chimneys to what to do about the tree roots in their sewers. One of his goals is to provide answers that suit the specific lifesty…

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Ductwork system important in how air conditioner works

Ductwork system important in how air conditioner works

An air-conditioning system works with help from a condenser, left, which is the part of the system outdoors. The ductwork system is also a critical part of keeping the house cool.

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Ductwork system important in how air conditioner works

Ductwork system important in how air conditioner works

Every year, thousands of Arizona residents email Rosie Romero's website or call his radio show with questions about everything from how to prevent fires in their chimneys to what to do about the tree roots in their sewers. One of his goals is to provide answers that suit the specific lifesty…

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Use builder- or high-end-grade replacement kitchen cabinets

Use builder- or high-end-grade replacement kitchen cabinets

If you buy a higher grade of kitchen cabinets when you remodel, you'll be a lot happier in the long run.

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Use builder- or high-end-grade replacement kitchen cabinets

Use builder- or high-end-grade replacement kitchen cabinets

Every year, thousands of Arizona residents email Rosie Romero's website or call his radio show with questions about everything from how to prevent fires in their chimneys to what to do about the tree roots invading their sewer systems. One of his goals is to provide answers that suit the spe…

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Greenhouse probably won't have a cooling effect

Every year, thousands of Arizona residents email Rosie Romero's website or call his radio show with questions about everything from how to prevent fires in their chimneys to what to do about the tree roots invading their sewer systems. One of his goals is to provide answers that suit the spe…

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Whole-home surge protector is good, but get a pro to install it

Whole-home surge protector is good, but get a pro to install it

Working with wiring on your electrical service panel can be dangerous, so an electrician should do it.

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Whole-home surge protector is good, but get a pro to install it

Whole-home surge protector is good, but get a pro to install it

Every year, thousands of Arizona residents email Rosie Romero's website or call his radio show with questions about everything from how to prevent fires in their chimneys to what to do about the tree roots in their sewers. One of his goals is to provide answers that suit the specific lifesty…

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Hire electrician to find switch-outlet connections

Hire electrician to find switch-outlet connections

Holding your nose when you open the spigot? If your water smells like sulfur, it could be a problem with the water heater or with a well.

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Hire electrician to find switch-outlet connections

Hire electrician to find switch-outlet connections

Every year, thousands of Arizona residents email Rosie Romero's website or call his radio show with questions about everything from how to prevent fires in their chimneys to what to do about the tree roots invading their sewer systems. One of his goals is to provide answers that suit the spe…

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Help! Mesquite roots keep invading my sewer

Every year, thousands of Arizona residents email Rosie Romero's website or call his radio show with questions about everything from how to prevent fires in their chimneys to what to do about the tree roots invading their sewer systems. One of his goals is to provide answers that suit the spe…

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20-year-old roof is likely near time it ought to be replaced

20-year-old roof is likely near time it ought to be replaced

These reflective asphalt roofing shingles contain colored granules that reflect the sun's rays. The manufacturer says they'll reduce a roof's temperature by as much as 20 percent in summer.

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20-year-old roof is likely near time it ought to be replaced

20-year-old roof is likely near time it ought to be replaced

Every year, thousands of Arizona residents email Rosie Romero's website or call his radio show with questions about everything from how to prevent fires in their chimneys to what to do about the tree roots invading their sewer systems. One of his goals is to provide answers that suit the spe…

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Mourning doves are taking over the neighborhood

Mourning doves are taking over the neighborhood

Don't be surprised if mourning doves come calling. They are among the most abundant birds in Arizona.

June 09, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Mourning doves are taking over the neighborhood

Mourning doves are taking over the neighborhood

Every year, thousands of Arizona residents email Rosie Romero's website or call his radio show with questions about everything from how to prevent fires in their chimneys to what to do about the tree roots invading their sewer systems. One of his goals is to provide answers that suit the spe…

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Sealer should not be used outdoors on slate; it will cause flaking

Sealer should not be used outdoors on slate; it will cause flaking

If you use slate outdoors, as on this backyard bench, don't seal the tiles, as the sealer will deteriorate in intense sunshine.

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Sealer should not be used outdoors on slate; it will cause flaking

Sealer should not be used outdoors on slate; it will cause flaking

Every year, thousands of Arizona residents email Rosie Romero's website or call his radio show with questions about everything from how to prevent fires in their chimneys to what to do about the tree roots invading their sewer systems. One of his goals is to provide answers that suit the spe…

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Big bang in pipes is due to water pressure; fixing it is important

Big bang in pipes is due to water pressure; fixing it is important

If your water pipes periodically make a rumbling noise and then a big bang, you need to fix it. It's hard on the pipes and could cause damage. You can easily test the flow of your water by putting a water pressure gauge on an outside hose bib.

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Big bang in pipes is due to water pressure; fixing it is important

Big bang in pipes is due to water pressure; fixing it is important

The outdoor bib where you connect your garden hose is the place where you check your home's water pressure.

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